The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 46 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 13 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.95% 0.67% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 0.73% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 4
Average daily rate £315 £246 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.91% -21.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £201 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £291 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.62 £47.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+27.61% +75.92%
SQL Server Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
629 549 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.30% 92.42% 87.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 334 283
Average daily rate £363 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £205 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £10.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £22.70 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the Birmingham region.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the Birmingham region.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Developer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 6 (37.50%) Logistics
5 6 (37.50%) High Availability
5 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 3 (18.75%) Workflow
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 3 (18.75%) Web Services
7 3 (18.75%) ETL
7 3 (18.75%) WCF
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (12.50%) ETL Development
8 2 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (12.50%) NHS
9 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (6.25%) Snowflake Schema

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Modbus
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) QlikView
5 1 (6.25%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.25%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) WCF
3 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) High Availability
1 6 (37.50%) Logistics
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) ETL
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Siemens
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